The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 37 13
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -24
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 18 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 9.57% 1.03% 8.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.90% 14.29% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 9
Average daily rate £405 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £335 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.57% -4.36%
SQL Server
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
41 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 21.81% 7.24% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 13
Average daily rate £425 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
3 14 (30.43%) ETL
4 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (23.91%) .NET
7 9 (19.57%) Oracle
7 9 (19.57%) ITIL
8 8 (17.39%) Windows
8 8 (17.39%) Data Migration
8 8 (17.39%) Migration
9 7 (15.22%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
9 7 (15.22%) Service Management
9 7 (15.22%) ITSM
9 7 (15.22%) Remedy
9 7 (15.22%) BMC
9 7 (15.22%) C#
9 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (15.22%) ITIL V3
9 7 (15.22%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (15.22%) SDLC
10 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (13.04%) jQuery
10 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (10.87%) Dimensional Modelling
11 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) IIS
1 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SSL
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (10.87%) OLAP
4 5 (10.87%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.35%) DB2
7 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.17%) DB2 UDB
8 1 (2.17%) QlikView
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.17%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
2 4 (8.70%) JUnit
2 4 (8.70%) Maven
2 4 (8.70%) Selenium
3 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.52%) Automotive
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Applications Support
3 8 (17.39%) ETL Developer
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (8.70%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) DBA
7 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) .NET
2 6 (13.04%) jQuery
3 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 4 (8.70%) J2EE
4 4 (8.70%) JSP
4 4 (8.70%) Servlets
4 4 (8.70%) Spring
4 4 (8.70%) Struts
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (4.35%) RESTful
6 2 (4.35%) SOAP
6 2 (4.35%) WCF
6 2 (4.35%) WinForms
6 2 (4.35%) WSDL
6 2 (4.35%) XML
7 1 (2.17%) LINQ
7 1 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.35%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.17%) AS400
5 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.17%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) ETL
2 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) ITIL
4 8 (17.39%) Data Migration
4 8 (17.39%) Migration
5 7 (15.22%) ITIL V3
5 7 (15.22%) ITSM
5 7 (15.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (15.22%) SDLC
5 7 (15.22%) Service Management
6 6 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
7 5 (10.87%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.70%) Data Management
8 4 (8.70%) DNA
8 4 (8.70%) Release Management
8 4 (8.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) Java
3 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) MATLAB
4 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
1 4 (8.70%) Sun Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle
3 7 (15.22%) BMC
3 7 (15.22%) Remedy
4 4 (8.70%) Sun
5 1 (2.17%) Tableau
5 1 (2.17%) VMware
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